The following pages contain the little which is known concerning a family of no social importance, and will consequently, only be interesting to those connected with it. For such they are written, and to such addressed, without any apology for their publication. George William Marshall, 1866.

Edgar Francis Bartley Scantlebury

Edgar Francis Bartley Scantlebury
Edgar Scantlebury in the uniform of the auxilary fire service in Bristol
Male, #84, born 17 Mar 1911, died Sep 1978
Relationship10th great-grandson of John Skantilbew
FatherArthur Scantlebury born 16 Jan 1875, died 27 Nov 1942
MotherFlorence Jessica Smith born Sep 1876, died Jun 1945
Birth17 Mar 1911 Brislington, Bristol, England1,2 
(Son) Census 19113 Apr 1911 45 Stackpole Road, Southville, Bristol Somerset, England; Head of household=Arthur Scantlebury, Wife=Florence Jessica Smith3 
(Witness) 1939 Register29 Sep 1939 118 Hampstead Road Brislington, Bristol, Somerset, England; Principal=Arthur Scantlebury, Principal=Florence Jessica Smith4 
(Brother of the Groom) Marriage13 Feb 1943 The Parish Church of St.Cuthberts, Brislington Bristol, Bristol Somerset, England; Groom=Stanley Arthur Scantlebury, Bride=Olive Barara Amye Ann Bateman5 
DeathSep 1978 Bristol, Gloucestershire, England6 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S4] Birth Indexes ~ General Register Office.
  2. [S18] - subject, Military Service Record.
  3. [S72] The 1911 Census of England and Wales.
  4. [S131] The 1939 Registration of England & Wales.
  5. [S2] Original marriage certificate of - name of person and - second person, - event date "- cd."
  6. [S6] General Record Office index of death certificates.



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    • Very easily a young person can feel the doors close around them School - knowledge - can break some of that.

      — - Joe Scantlebury
    • I've always said that I would not retire until there are at least 10 other African-American women in transplantation.

      — - Dr. Velma Scantlebury
    • The man who does not read books has no advantage over the man that can not read them.

      — - Michael Scantlebury
    • It's interesting when people just look at me and think I'm black and then when I open my mouth, they're like, 'Oh, wow..

      — -Dr. Velma Scantlebury
    • a family of farmers, mariners, sailors, coastguards, carpenters, tailors and builders originating from Cornwall in the 16th Century.

      — -Richard Scantlebury
    • go to heaven and have crowns and golden harps.

      —- Dr Vera Scantlebury Brown
    • Scantlebury Frequency: (143) (number of times this surname appears in a sample database of 88.7 million names, representing one third of the 1997 US..

      —- Richard Scantlebury
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  • go to heaven and have crowns and golden harps.

    — - Dr. Vera Scantlebury Brown
  • I wished I had remembered that people think you are rude when you merely express an opinion somewhat different from theirs—they do not realise that we have minds of our own.

    — Dr. Vera Scantlebury Brown
  • An Iroko tree has fallen I was fortunate to be one of the many ‘not so young’ Corrosion Engineers that sat at his feet and Prof Scantlebury taught us well. .

    — - Dayo Olowe
  • Independence means freedom and being able to go out by yourself or go shopping or choosing where you live and who you live with..

    — - Josie Scantlebury
  • Thomas Scantlebury,"' he says " was the adviser, chiefly; while his son, John Barlow Scantlebury, took the more prominent part. I well remember that, on one occasion, the opponents of the church rates would have fatally committed themselves but for my father..